Herbert Hoover to Woodrow Wilson

Identifier

WWP19181

Description

Herbert Hoover sends Woodrow Wilson the draft Proclamation concernning the license provision of the Food and Fuel Control Act concerning sugar.

Source

Hoover-Wilson Correspondence, Hoover Institution, Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford, California

Publisher

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum

Language

English

Text

COPY

Mr. President

I hand you herewith draft of a Proclamation which applies the license provisions of the Food Control Act of August 10, 1917, to the importation, manufacture, and refining of sugar and the manufacture of sugar syrups and molasses.I respectfully request that you make this Proclamation, and direct the Department of State to attach the seal thereto.

Faithfully yours,
[Herbert Hoover]
United States Food Administrator.


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Original Format

Letter

Files

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/D09204.pdf

Citation

Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964, “Herbert Hoover to Woodrow Wilson,” 1917 September 6, WWP19181, Hoover Institute at Stanford University Collection, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.

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